Paul D. McNelis, S.J., is America’s contributing editor for economics and a professor of finance at the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University, in New York City.

Politics & Society In All Things
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.October 20, 2016
Hamilton was a New Yorker, a lawyer like Hillary Clinton and a business investor like Donald Trump.
John L. Lewis, center, in 1938 (Wikicommons photo)
In All Things
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.June 29, 2016
Sadly, our contemporary labor leaders have not had the forward-looking vision of John L. Lewis.
GROUNDWORK. The Eva Perón Foundation (Eva Perón at lower left) provided assistance to children from impoverished backgrounds.
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.February 11, 2016
Argentines have experienced a very different form of capitalism.
In All Things
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.January 13, 2016
Throwing more federal money at cancer research does not in any way guarantee cures will materialize sooner rather than later.
In All Things
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.January 11, 2016
Looking at the potential for negative financial “contagion” effects throughout the region or the world after the recent meltdown and the suspension of trading in the Chinese market.
In All Things
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.December 04, 2015
Unconventional monetary policy measures used to stimulate the economy in the face of the great recession represented a major break for the Federal Reserve
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.November 26, 2013
The euro was a bold initiative, but time has shown how vulnerable the EU structure is.
Current Comment
Paul D. McNelis, S.J.October 20, 2008
Context for the financial crisis facing the United States.